Eli D. “Sam” Weaver, 81, of 10265 Winesburg Road, Dundee, Ohio passed unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at his home.
He was born on August 4, 1938 to the late Dan J. and Amanda (Yoder) Weaver and married Mattie E. Miller on November 12, 1959.
He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church. He was the owner and operator of Mount Eaton Harness and Shoe along with his son Larry.
He is survived by his wife Mattie of 60 years; children, Betty (Jake) Raber of South Carolina, Jerry (Teri) Weaver of Dalton, James (Brenda) Weaver of Dundee and Larry (Joann) Weaver of the home; grandchildren, Steven (Linda) Raber, Ruby (Jeremy) Miller, James (Verna) Raber, Linda (John) Miller, Tad Weaver, Johanna (Caleb) Riggs, Layla (Larry) Burkholder, Jodi (Special friend, Eli Jr.) Weaver, Jae (Special friend, Cole) Weaver, Krystal (Special friend, Anson) Weaver, Jenni Weaver and Benjamin Weaver; twelve great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Fannie (Paul) Weaver of Millersburg, Esther (Jacob) Kline of Millersburg, sister-in-law Edna Yoder, Abe (Verna) Weaver of Millersburg, and Alvin (Laura) Weaver of Dundee.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Andy, and in-laws Ezra and Ada (Kurtz) Miller.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 9:00 am at the Dennis Hershberger residence, 10143 Winesburg Road, Dundee, Ohio with Bishop Joe Nisley officiating. Burial will follow at the Miller Family Cemetery in Paint Township, Wayne County. Friends may call anytime at the Dennis Hershberger residence. Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.
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